Antique Working Steam Plant
An unusual working model 2 cylinder horizontal steam engine and cylindrical boiler, displayed at the 1888 Engineering Exhibition in Sheffied and complete with original commemorative medallion.
This exceptionally nice antique model is excellent and totally original condition, built the the highest standards of the time.
STUART “JAMES COOMBES” Table Engine
Single cylinder true vertical.
This is a 1 inch scale model of a well known and handsome colliery type vertical “table” engine.
Cylinder 1″ x 2″ stroke.
7″ diameter flywheel, 14 1/2″ tall on cast base.
This example is well made and in good condition.
Model Single Cylinder Horizontal Workshop Engine
An antique miniature workshop steam engine of c1920’s vintage. With many polished brass components, lagged cylinder and elaborate Watt type governor, and on a very nice box cabinet base in polished wood.
Approx. 1″ x 3″ Cylinder.
An unusually pretty model engine for display.
Price On Application
British Engineering & Electrical Company I.C. Workshop Engine
A water cooled example of an open crank I.C. engine, made c1904 by the British Engineering and Electrical Company of Leek, Staffs.
Approx 1/3 HP
With later chain driven magneto (replacing the hot tube ignition), and fitted with twin S-spoked flywheels.
Mounted on a 2 wheel trolley inscibed “B E & E”.
A rare survivor.
Reversible Beam Engine
An elegant Victorian single cylinder beam engine dating from the mid 19th Century.
This engine has very nice detail work including the single fluted doric column.
From the well known Jonathan Minns collection.
OSCILLATING Single Cylinder True Vertical
An interesting overhead crank, oscillating workshop steam engine with integral air pump. Of freelance design, made c1960. Complete with governor. Approx. 1-2 H.P.
For sale in apparent excellent condition.
c1900 Model Steam Plant, Brass
Hand made for display, this is a very nicely made miniature steam plant dating from circa 1900. Comprises a vertical rivetted copper boiler (coal/wood fired) and horizontal single cylinder steam engine, both mounted on a brass and wood base.
In very nice original condition, and a handsome display object.